TITLE

Are journals doing enough to prevent fraudulent publication?

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/14/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 4, p431
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article emphasizes the integrity of scientific results published in medical and other scholarly journals. To do this, scientific journals use a systematic approach to reviewing and editing research papers. Key factor would be the peer review of submitted research for publication. Editors are then tasked to check randomized clinical trials.
ACCESSION #
19777018

 

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